Doktor Handyman

Bathroom Renovation
Toronto ON M2N 4B6
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9.6 10 (171 reviews)

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hannah4108
hannah4108
3 reviews Mississauga, ON
10/10

Family room conversion to a bedroom, accessible washroom and closet

I moved into a new home and needed to convert the ground floor family room into a bedroom with an accessible washroom for my son as well as finish a closet. This was my first major renovation project and was quite apprehensive about hiring a contractor. I found Doktor Handyman on Homestars and I could not say enough good things about Aly. From the initial meeting, he was very easy to talk to. Aly had a lot of great suggestions both functionally and for cost-reduction. His quote for the project was comparable with
other contractors I met/contacted. Communication throughout the entire project was excellent as well as the quality of workmanship. Aly was also able to accommodate my requests for additional work around the home during that time. Overall, the experience was pleasant and stress-free. I would not hesitate to recommend him and will definitely use his services again for future projects. It was a pleasure to work with Aly. Thank you!

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Thanks Hannah for trusting us with your project and your great review, pleasure was all mine to do your work,hope you enjoy your new home for years to come.Aly
Thank you!
Doktor Handyman
416-722-9550

10/10

Bathroom Reno

Very professional company. They did every day the work they said they would do. Also the way they work was clean and the bathroom tiles look really. Really reco them

1 of 1 people found this review helpful.
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I thank you for your great review. it was our pleasure to provide you with our services.
Thank you!
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Joan E.
Joan E.
10 reviews Toronto, ON
10/10

Serious door jamb - from basement to outside

I opted for the company's flat rate, rather than hourly, since Hadi my handyman, said it could be quick or it could be "tricky". It fell somewhere in the middle but his efforts were successful and I am un-jambed. Company responded quickly to my first inquiry and was on-scene the same day of my follow-up. Would definitely recommend and call on them again.

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Thank you Joan for your great review. I'm glad we were able to provide with our prompt service and hope you'll use our company for all your renovation projects, whether big or small, from now on. Thank you again. KC, Hadi & rest of our crew members.

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DB
DB
2 reviews Vaughan, ON
9/10

Kitchen Remodel

We hired Dr. Handyman for a kitchen remodel. The team remained professional and respectful of our home throughout the project. Dr. Handyman remained on budget and worked diligently to deliver on time. We would recommend Dr. Handyman and his team for a kitchen remodel.

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Well D, we did it and our sincere appreciation for your patience during your kitchen remodelling. As hard as it was for you with a two month old child to bare the noise and dust in your home, I'm proud of you for putting up with us. We did our best to keep everything to a minimum and hopefully we just that. The end result is what mattered and as I promised you from the outset, your new kitchen is now exactly how we had planned it all along and looks beautiful.
I wish you years of enjoyment in your brand new kitchen. Thank you D, Royston and my 2 month old new buddy Bryce, who always smiled whenever he saw me.
Thank you!
Doktor Handyman
416-722-9550

Chris from Toronto
Chris from Toronto
1 review Toronto, ON
10/10

Call the Doktor!

Based off of his Homestars reviews, I engaged Doktor Handyman for a quote to fully gut and renovate my original, 65 year-old main bathroom. I must admit that I had some apprehensions about using a 'handyman' for a project of this size and magnitude, fearing that they might be more of Mr. Fix-it type shop and not sized or skilled appropriately for a full renovation. Don't let the name fool you! Doktor Handyman was an A-1 professional from from start to finish and did an amazing job on my bathroom.

High points:

- Fair and reasonable quote
- Stayed within timeline and budget
- Excellent finished product
- Good communication
- Extremely easy to work with

Personnel:

The company is made up of a couple of different crews all led under the owner K.C. who acts as the General Contractor. Different crews with different skill-sets came on day-to-day basis depending on what stage of job it was at (tear out, dry-wall, plumbing, tiling, electrical, etc) His guys are very polite and respectful. Job site was left clean at the end of each day.

Job:

Tear out was done properly, right down to the studs/joists. Behind-the-wall construction was done to code in terms of insulation, water-proofing, vapor-barrier, etc. The tile work is very well done including the intricacy of having an accent line follow through the shower nook (very sharp). The overall finish is excellent. End-product is a 10 out of 10.

Communication and Working Relationship:

This is the area that I found truly set Doktor Handyman apart. I found K.C. to be extremely easy work with. He was available day or night to talk, answer questions or help me through design choices or component selection. Every concern I had was addressed without issue. I repeat: without issue. There was no himming and hawing, no weighing of how it would effect his profitability. It was just done. Very refreshing. A great example of this is when I asked for additional waterproofing of the shower nook, outside of his current build standard. His response was simply that if I wanted it that way and if it would give me piece of mind, consider it done. He picked up the time and materials. No nickel and diming, no additional cost to me. It's how he operates, one of many examples. Upon completion, he left us a roll of tape and asked us to road-test the bathroom for a weekend. Tape an 'X' on anything we see that needs attention or is not finished to our liking (there's always a couple of things). We did and it was all taken care without question the following week. He really cares about quality work and genuinely wants you to be happy.

In Closing:

I can't think of many ways I could have improved the experience of this renovation. Fast, fair, friendly and excellent finished product. It went so well that I wouldn't let him leave. I immediately booked Doktor Handyman to gut and renovate my second bathroom. I'll leave another review on that job when it is complete.

Conclusion:

If you have renovation and/or contracting work you need done, call the Doktor! You won't go wrong.

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Wow Chris, you blew my mind away with your review. I just don't know how to respond other than to say thank you. You know we'll come through for you on the second bathroom Reno as well, and I hope to see another woderfully written review from you. On behalf of my crew and I, we thank you for your trust and faith in our workmanship and hope you'll use your bathroom for years to come. Cheers Mate.

Doktor Handyman
416-722-9550

Ric Cohen in East york
Ric Cohen in East york
1 review Toronto, ON
10/10

Repair stone steps, build new side steps

I found KC here on homestars. I was kind in a bind. My home was being sold in one week and the contractor who was supposed to fix my stone steps and faucet did not keep his commitment.

We spoke on the phone and he looked at the pictures and was at my place the very next day. He gave me a quote, which was very reasonable, he had some some difficulty with both the stones and faucet but kept to his quote. He did such a great job that we had him also the side steps.

I would recommend this company without hesitation. Solid job!!!!!!

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Company Response

Rick, I'm happy we were able to help in time. When we first talked and i heard that desperate tremor in your voice, I knew you really do need help and i asked couple of my guys to change their plans and get into action to resolve your dilemma so that you can get it on the market asap.
I'm pleased we were able to be there for you on timely manner and relieve you of any further stress. Good luck with selling your property and hope all works out in the end. Take care. KC.

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Private User
Private User
Private User reviews Toronto, ON
10/10

Painting , door installation, replace outdoor water faucet

KC and his crew at Doktor Handyman came to paint window frames, install an interior door and replace a outdoor faucet; they did an excellent job They were polite, on time and on budget.

I highly recommend Doktor Handyman

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Thanks Peter for your kind words and feedback. I'm always just a phone call away whenever you need our services. Cheers Mate.

Nancy Wolfe in Thornhill
Nancy Wolfe in Thornhill
11 reviews Vaughan, ON
10/10

Emergency bed repair

My antique bed frame was splitting at the footboard and I was very worried that I would be crashing to the floor sometime very soon. This company cared enough to come as an emergency on a weekend evening. They glued it, braced it and nailed it. I'm very grateful. Very caring people.

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Thank you Nancy for your review. As I said to you on the phone in our initial conversation, because I went through what you think might happen in near future, all I had to do was to think of my most dearest person in my life who went down this path and as tired as i and my assistant were, I just didn't feel comfortable thinking of leaving you with your concerns, for even one more night. Hence the reason why we came on late Saturday evening to fix what was bothering you. I wish you the very best and healthiest times ahead. Be Good, Be Strong. KC
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Doktor Handyman
416-722-9550

Zev in Ottawa
Zev in Ottawa
1 review Toronto, ON
10/10

Installing shelf and putting together a kitchen pantry

Hired this company to install a shelf and assemble a kitchen pantry. They came on the same day. Excellent service and reasonable price. I was able to text a picture of what I wanted and he went shopping for the items at Home Depot right away.

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Did you ever surprise me or what. I honestly didn't think you'll leave a feedback let alone a great one. I thank you sir and wish you nothing but the best in your future. cheers, kc

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416-722-9550

Gerry in Richmond Hill
Gerry in Richmond Hill
1 review Markham, ON
10/10

Bathroom Tile Reno

KC and his company just completed a renovation at our house. We hired his company, "Doktor Handyman" to replace tile in our shower and repair a few other odds and ends.

We are very pleased with the results! Our shower is tiled, clean, and now has an updated, modern look. Our project was handled professionally and with attention to detail. We highly recommend KC. He was punctual, dedicated to completing the job to our satisfaction, honest and fair in his dealings with us.

We have no hesitation in recommending KC and his company for home renovations, and would not hesitate to use them again in the future!

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Gerry what can i say other than thank you for your review and rest assured that city of Toronto will miss you and your wife terribly now that you've decided to move out of town. I wish you folks all the best in your new community and hope to see you guys soon. Cheers. KC

Doktor Handyman
416-722-9550

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Residential or Commercial Handyman Services

Licensed Contractor with City of Toronto
Division of Avanti Construction Group
Lic# B23003

Do you have jobs around the house/office that need to be completed (on time and on budget),
Big or Small, a professional handyman is always available to complete it for you, with great hourly rates or estimates.

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CATEGORIES
Bathroom Renovation, Basement Renovation, and Handyman Services
SERVICES
Kitchen Remodeling, Bathroom Renovation or Remodeling, Basement Finishing, Insulation & Dry Walling/ New or Repairs, Plumbing, Carpentry, Framing, Decks & Fences (build or repair), Custom Shed Building or assembly, Windows & Doors Installation or Replacement, Flooring Installation (Hardwood, Laminate, Engineered Wood, Vynil, Tile etc.), Appliance Installation (dishwasher, fridge water line) Ikea furniture assembly etc. etc. etc.
SPECIALITIES
Kitchen Remodeling, Bathroom Renovation & Remodeling, Basement Finishing, Dry Walling/ New or Repairs, Plumbing, Carpentry and Framing, Decks & Fence (build or repair), Electrical, Assemble Furniture (Ikea, Idomo or,,,,), Window & Door, Installation, Replacement, Flooring Installation (hardwood flooring, laminate flooring, Vynil, Tile etc.)
WEBSITE
http://doktorhandyman.HomeStars.com
YEAR ESTABLISHED
1981
NUMBER OF EMPLOYEES
6
PAYMENT METHOD
cash, check, e-transfer
LICENSES
Licensed Contractor with City of TorontoDivision of Avanti Construction GroupLic# B23003
LIABILITY INSURANCE
Yes
DIPLOMAS
civil engineer
WORKERS COMPENSATION
Yes
PROJECT MINIMUM
$1.00
BONDED
Yes
WRITTEN CONTRACT
Yes
WARRANTY TERMS
2 Yrs
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